here as i walk along. it is very tough to get around the city of boston this morning. again, we'll look for coastal flooding to be one more surge of danger throughout the morning hours because the tide comes up. but after that, the storm pulls away. i'll have much more coming up in your national forecast. for now, let's head back into dan. >> not over yet. ginger, great to hear the boston accents in your story. making me homesick. here in new york city, where people are normally skeptical about weather warnings, and everything else, after sandy, the defiance is dramatically diminished, which is justified. look at the numbers. more than 600,000 customers in the dark, including 400,000 in connecticut. john schriffen is out in long island, new york. how is it look right now? >> reporter: right now, we're seeing around 10,000 power outages. the power company were ready for the worst.